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Re: Gilligan T, Alamgir H. Bridging the knowledge gap: An innovative surveillance system to monitor the health of British Columbia's health care workforce. Can J Public Health 2008;99(6):478-82.

The above-mentioned manuscript by Gilligan and Alamgir, published in the November/December 2008 issue of the journal, contained errors and omissions in the acknowledgements section. The revised acknowledgements appear below.


We thank British Columbia's healthcare employers (Fraser Health, Interior Health, Northern Health, Vancouver Island Health Authority, HEABC) and unions (BCGEU, BCNU, HEU, HSA), the OHSAH Board, and the Ministry of Health Services for their active participation in development and maintenance of this database. The database and related projects were funded in part by grants to Dr. Annalee Yassi from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Canada Research Chairs Program and the Canadian Foundation for Innovation. We sincerely thank Dr. Yassi for her leadership for this project and for her work as the founding executive director of OHSAH. In addition, we thank the following individuals for their work: Joe Tremblay, Vincent Arao, Slavica Gordon, Quan Lee, Jie Jiang, Ling Yang, Kate Chelsky, Yuri Cvitkovich (deceased) and Scott Robinson. We also thank the other OHSAH employees, the union and health authority personnel, as well as UBC staff, Community Medicine residents, and students who contributed to this database.

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Date:Sep 1, 2009
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